Elliott Jets News

Elliott Jets Sells First Garmin G5000-Equipped Citation 560XL on the Market

Moline, IL, January 20, 2020 – Elliott Jets, a leader in jet brokerage, acquisition, and trades, has sold the first available Citation 560XL equipped with the recently certified Garmin G5000 integrated avionics suite. In this transaction, the Garmin G5000 was estimated to retain 85 percent of the value of its retail price. The amount retained …

The Citation Sovereign/Sovereign+ – A Versatile Transcontinental Aircraft

The Citation Sovereign/Sovereign+ – A Versatile Transcontinental Aircraft By Jim Mitchell – Executive Sales Director for Elliott Jets First produced in 2004, the Citation Sovereign and Sovereign+ have had an impressive production run that has produced over 430 aircraft to date. The most-recent upgrade of this aircraft, the Sovereign+ is still being produced today. This …

The Citation Excel/XLS/XLS+ – A Leader in the Midsized Class

By Jim Mitchell – Executive Sales Director for Elliott Jets The Citation Excel first started production in 1998 and the most-recent upgrade of this aircraft, the XLS+ is still being produced today. This successful line of aircraft are known for their unique blend of low hourly operating cost, comfortable cabin, ample baggage, and excellent short-field …

The Challenger 300 – Defining the Super Midsized Class

By Jim Mitchell – Executive Sales Director for Elliott Jets Produced from 2004-2014, the Challenger 300 is the most successful super-mid-sized jet ever built. During this production run, Bombardier delivered over 450 airplanes before upgrading to the Challenger 350. The 300 was the first to fully define the “Super Mid-Sized class” and its unique position …

Sourcing Aircraft from Around the World

By Todd Jackson, Vice President, Acquisitions, Elliott Jets Maintaining and sustaining a healthy inventory of aircraft begins with identifying the right buying opportunities. In this market, the supply of US aircraft is limited, so in-depth experience buying aircraft from around the world is essential for any major aircraft dealer broker. Properly acquiring a well-cared for …